Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Schneider Electric Receives Final Clearance From European Commission for the Acquisition of American Power Conversion

February 27, 2007

RUEIL MALMAISON, France and WEST KINGSTON, R.I., Feb. 8 -- Schneider Electric and American Power Conversion (NASDAQ:APCC) (APC) announced today that, subject to certain commitments, they have received final clearance from the European Commission for Schneider Electric to acquire all outstanding shares of APC for... Read More

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Cenveo, Inc. Acquires Printegra Corporation

February 27, 2007

STAMFORD, Conn., Feb. 12: Robert G. Burton, Sr., Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Cenveo, Inc. (NYSE:CVO), announced today that the Company has acquired Printegra Corporation ("Printegra"), a portfolio company of Huron Capital Partners LLC, in an all cash transaction. Printegra and its divisions, National... Read More

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Merrill Corporation Announces Acquisition of ComputerReporters

February 27, 2007

ST. PAUL, Minn., Feb. 8: Merrill Corporation, a leading global provider of technology-enabled services for the legal, financial, real estate and other corporate markets, today announced WordWave International Pty Ltd, its wholly-owned subsidiary, has completed the acquisition of ComputerReporters, a leading provider... Read More

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Corn Products International Completes Acquisition of SPI Polyols Food Business and Remaining 50 Percent of Getec Polyols Joint Venture in Brazil

February 27, 2007

WESTCHESTER, Ill., Feb. 12 / -- Corn Products International, Inc. (NYSE:CPO) today announced the completion of its acquisition of the food business of SPI Polyols, a subsidiary of ABF North America Holdings, Inc., and the shares of an SPI unit that holds the 50 percent of a Brazilian polyols joint venture, Getec... Read More

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UCN Closes on the Acquisition of a Leading Automated Survey and Analysis Business

February 26, 2007

SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 13 -- UCN, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: UCNN) , the leading provider of all-in-one, off-premises contact handling technology services delivered over the UCN VoIP network, today announced it closed on the agreement to acquire a leading hosted call center survey and analysis business, operated under the... Read More

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CheckFree Announces Agreement to Acquire Corillian Corporation

February 26, 2007

Combination Will Enhance Online Banking, Billing and Payment Experience for Consumers and Small Businesses, and Deliver Greater Flexibility for Financial Institutions ATLANTA and PORTLAND, Ore., Feb. 14 -- CheckFree Corporation (NASDAQ:CKFR) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase... Read More

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Keronite Acquires Anomag Magnesium Business

February 26, 2007

Cambridge - 15th January 2007 - Keronite International Ltd is pleased to announce that an agreement has been reached with Magnesium Technology Licensing Ltd of New Zealand for the purchase of their Anomag technology portfolio and international licensee network. This move is expected to further accelerate... Read More

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Avaya Announces Initial Tender Offer Results for Ubiquity Software

February 26, 2007

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Feb. 15: Avaya Inc. (NYSE: AV), a leading global provider of business communications applications, systems and services, today said its wholly owned subsidiary, Avaya International Enterprises Limited, has received binding acceptances representing 96.7 percent of the outstanding shares of... Read More

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RedPrairie Corporation to Acquire GEOCOMtms

February 26, 2007

Acquisition Addresses Shippers' Critical Need for Fleet Management Solutions and Extends RedPrairie's E2eTM Global Transportation Solution to Address Last Mile, Same Day Delivery Milwaukee, WI, USA and Quebec City, CANADA - RedPrairie Corporation, a leading consumer driven optimization company, and GEOCOMtms, Inc... Read More

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Venoco, Inc. Acquires California Fields

February 26, 2007

DENVER, Feb. 13 -- Venoco, Inc. (NYSE:VQ) today announced that it had completed the third of three recent acquisitions in the Sacramento basin -- two transactions were closed in December of 2006. "These are strategic acquisitions for us that add to our extensive operations in the Sacramento basin," said Bill... Read More

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Triton Now Owns Alimak Hek!

February 26, 2007

Stockholm, Jan 17: Triton entered into an agreement with Ratos and 3i in December 2006 to acquire the Alimak Hek Group. The deal is now completed and Alimak Hek is thereby owned by Triton. Triton is an independent European private equity investor focusing on investing in companies with leading market positions in... Read More

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ARRIS Launches Voluntary Tender Offer for TANDBERG Television

February 26, 2007

SUWANEE, Ga., Feb. 15: ARRIS Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARRS) today launched a tender offer for the shares of TANDBERG Television ASA (Oslo: TAT). The agreement to launch the tender offer of TANDBERG Television was previously announced on 15 January 2007. The transaction provides ARRIS the depth and scale to prosper in... Read More

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Fujifilm Medical Systems USA Announces Acquisition of Problem Solving Concepts, Inc.

February 26, 2007

Fujifilm Medical Systems USA, Inc., recently announced the acquisition of cardiology PACS vendor Problem Solving Concepts, Inc. (ProSolvĀ®), Indianapolis. The company will now be known as ProSolv CardioVascular, a Fujifilm Company, and will operate as a wholly owned subsidiary. Combined with Fujifilm's worldwide... Read More

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Saint-Gobain's Building Distribution Sector Expands in the Netherlands, Germany and the UK, Adding Close to EUR 200m in Sales on a Yearly Basis

February 26, 2007

COURBEVOIE, France, February 13 - Saint-Gobain's Building Distribution Sector announces the acquisition of Galvano Groothandel BV (the Netherlands), Schulte Tiefbau (Germany) and four companies belonging to the Norman group (Channel Isles) o Galvano Groothandel BV is a major plumbing-heating wholesaler in the... Read More

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Verizon Wireless Purchases West Virginia Wireless

February 26, 2007

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Feb. 14 -- Verizon Wireless announced today it has purchased the operating assets of West Virginia Wireless, owned by Key Communications, LLC and managed by PC Management, Inc., which will expand Verizon Wireless' network footprint into four markets in West Virginia. Financial terms are not... Read More

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deltathree Acquires Assets of Go2Call

February 23, 2007

NEW YORK, Feb. 20: deltathree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DDDC), a leading provider of SIP-based Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) solutions for service providers and consumers worldwide, today announced that it acquired the service provider and consumer businesses of Go2Call.com, Inc., a privately-held U.S.-based VoIP... Read More

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Pratt & Whitney Purchases MRO Assets from Volvo Aero Engine Services

February 23, 2007

EAST HARTFORD, Conn., Feb. 20: Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX) company, will purchase the majority of Volvo Aero Engine Services' (VAES), assets. VAES is located in Bromma, Sweden. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. Assets to be purchased include the spare parts inventory... Read More

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PAREXEL Technology Alliance Enhances Clinical Supply Chain Forecasting and Management

February 23, 2007

BOSTON, Mass., Feb. 20 /-- PAREXEL International Corporation (NASDAQ:PRXL), a leading global bio/pharmaceutical services organization, today announced an alliance between Perceptive Informatics, a PAREXEL company, and Tourtellotte Solutions, a leading provider of supply chain simulation technology, to enhance... Read More

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Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation Completes Acquisition of Thompson/Center Arms, Inc.

February 23, 2007

SPRINGFIELD, Mass., Jan. 4: Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation (Nasdaq: SWHC), parent company of Smith & Wesson Corp., the legendary 154-year old company in the global business of safety, security, protection and sport, today announced that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of Thompson/Center... Read More

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Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation to Acquire Thompson/Center Arms, Inc

February 23, 2007

SPRINGFIELD, Mass., Dec. 18: Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation (Nasdaq: SWHC), parent company of Smith & Wesson Corp., the legendary 154-year old company in the global business of safety, security, protection and sport, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Thompson/Center Arms... Read More